Download Bipolar Disorder: A Clinician's Guide to Treatment PDF

First released in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa corporation.

Show description

Read or Download Bipolar Disorder: A Clinician's Guide to Treatment Management PDF

Similar mental illness books

Sex Changes: Transformations in Society and Psychoanalysis (Psychoanalysis in a New Key)

The final half-century has visible huge, immense adjustments in society’s angle towards sexuality. within the Fifties, homosexuals within the usa have been typically arrested; this day, gay job among consenting adults is criminal in each country, with same-sex marriage criminal in Massachusetts and Connecticut. within the Fifties, bold ladies have been frequently noticeable as psychopathological and have been instructed through psychoanalysts they'd penis envy that wanted remedy; this day, a woman has campaigned for President of the USA.

In Search of Madness: Schizophrenia and Neuroscience

During the last twenty years, medical articles on schizophrenia have doubled in quantity, and prophecies of step forward have seemed and receded. the result's a scattered and complicated mass of facts that's tricky to judge. How a lot development has rather been made? Are the neurological reasons of insanity actually in sight?

Using the Creative Arts in Therapy and Healthcare: A Practical Introduction

Utilizing the artistic Arts in remedy and Healthcare offers a realistic advent to the makes use of of arts and different inventive procedures to advertise well-being and inspire therapeutic. This newest variation contains newly edited chapters from the unique and moment variation masking the healing use of dance, drama, folklore and formality, tale telling and the visible arts.

Psychiatry Disrupted: Theorizing Resistance and Crafting the (R)evolution

There's becoming overseas resistance to the oppressiveness of psychiatry. whereas earlier reviews have critiqued psychiatry, Psychiatry Disrupted is going past theorizing what's wrong with it to theorizing how we would cease it.

Introducing readers to the arguments and cause for opposing psychiatry, the e-book combines views from anti-psychiatry and important psychiatry activism, mad activism, antiracist, severe, and radical incapacity stories, in addition to feminist, Marxist, and anarchist concept. The editors and participants are activists and teachers - grownup schooling and social paintings professors, psychologists, in demand leaders within the psychiatric survivor flow, and artists - from throughout Canada, England, and the us. From chapters discussing feminist competition to the medicalization of human adventure, to the hyperlinks among psychiatry and neo-liberalism, to inner tensions in the a variety of events and diversified identities from which individuals set up, the gathering theorizes psychiatry whereas contributing to a variety of scholarship and providing a accomplished evaluate of resistance to psychiatry within the academy and within the community.

Contributors contain Simon Adam (University of Toronto), Rosemary Barnes collage of Toronto, Peter Beresford (Brunel University), Bonnie Burstow (University of Toronto), Chris Chapman (York University), Mark Cresswell (Durham University), Shaindl Diamond (York University), Chava Finkler (Memorial University), Ambrose Kirby (therapist in inner most perform, Brenda A. LeFrançois (Memorial collage of Newfoundland), Mick McKeown (University of imperative Lancashire), Robert Menzies (Simon Fraser University), China turbines (Oxford University), Tina Minkowitz (World community of clients and Survivors of Psychiatry), Ian Parker (University of Leicester), Susan Schellenberg, Helen Spandler (University of significant Lancashire), and AJ Withers (York University).

A brave anthology, Psychiatry Disrupted is a well timed paintings that asks compelling activist questions that no different e-book within the box touches.

Additional info for Bipolar Disorder: A Clinician's Guide to Treatment Management

Example text

7 The obvious symbolism in this game can be of use to many groups over and above the physical benefits of movement. Rob has sometimes extended the idea and asked the Frost to ‘really freeze’ the players and the Sun to thaw them out with a warm hug and a nice sigh. There are many other traditional games where quite intimate body contact is perfectly acceptable, and they can be used, among other things, for the recognition of body parts. London A game with exceptionally wide circulation, this is known in various parts of the world as Red Light, Green Light, Ochs am Berg, Eros zwei drei – sauer Hering!

The fifth is, apparently, a new one, but incorporates the forms seen in the previous four. The Anang in Nigeria, like many other African peoples, use proverbs as a central part of their judicial system. 2 Folklore and ritual as a basis for creative therapy 33 In China, while the tyrannical Chin Shih Whang was having the Great Wall built, folksongs emerged as one of the few possible expressions of the people’s feelings: their grief at the death of so many laborers, their fury at the enforced break-up of so many families as men were sent away to build the wall, their opposition to the capital punishment of those who refused to go.

G. The Golden Bough, London: Macmillan. Grimes, R. (1965) Readings in Ritual Studies, New York: Prentice Hall. Opie, I. and Opie, P. (1969) Children’s Games in Street and Playground, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Orlick, T. (2006) The Cooperative Sports and Games Book, 2nd edn, London: Readers and Writers. O’Suillebahn, S. (1969) Irish Wake Amusements, Cork: Merrier. Pringle, A. ’, Journal of the Royal Society for the Promotion of Health 124, 3: 124–128. Van Gennep, A. (1960) The Rites of Passage, London: Routledge.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.03 of 5 – based on 45 votes